CVE-2018-8346

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Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Windows that could allow remote code execution if a .LNK file is processed, aka "LNK Remote Code Execution Vulnerability." This affects Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2. This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2018-8345.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105028

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041473

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8346

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-08-15

Updated: 2018-10-18

Type: CWE-94

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: HIGH